Mount Aspiring College's principal says the school will try to continue with business as usual while one of its pupils is in an induced coma with meningococcal disease.
Wanaka multisport athlete Bob McLachlan is set to compete for $30,000 in prize money as he tackles six multisport races in China.
The Hawea Flat School community is celebrating the installation of road signs requiring drivers to lower their speed when passing the school.
The Queenstown Lakes and Otago Regional councils are being criticised for their lack of action over the presence of lake snot in Lake Wanaka, following reports the snot was present in the...
A late-night meal almost turned into tragedy for three men after they fell asleep while cooking at their Wanaka accommodation yesterday morning.
A Swiss national has been granted approval to buy almost 204ha of land in Paddock Bay in West Wanaka.
Voters had the chance to hear Wanaka's female candidates make their case for election at the local body elections.
Rabbit numbers could take off in Central Otago as unseasonably warm weather heralds ideal breeding conditions and a shorter poison season.
Now usually groomed for cross-country skiers turned into a dog’s best friend as more than 100 took to the tracks at the Snow Farm for the Wanaka Sled Dog Festival, at the weekend.
On two wheels seems to be the preferred method for pupils to get to school in Wanaka despite less than a quarter of primary pupils cycling or riding a scooter to do so.
Farmers in Tarras are prepared to go all the way to the Environment Court to protect their livelihoods.
Wanaka voters face the possibility less than a fifth of their local representatives will be female, after this year's local body elections.
Campers will not have to worry about sorting out tent poles and airbeds, after council staff recommended consent be given to a luxury camping site on the shores of Lake Wanaka.
It may have taken 10 years of planning but the Wanaka Volunteer Fire Brigade has finally moved into its new home.
The Otago Regional Council is preparing to proceed on changes to the way water from the Cardrona River is used.
Frenchman Hubert Kriegel had two choices. He could work for 10 years and be poor or he could sell everything he had and travel the world on his motorcycle for 10 years, and still be poor.